Genetics

Genetics is a conceptually broad term referring both to the science of heredity and the biological process of transmission of characteristics from progenitor to offspring.

News items related to the topic: Genetics

Kennedy Center Lectures on Development and Developmental Disabilities: "Grammar Markers and Other Speech and Language Phenotypes: New Twin Heritability Estimates at 4, 6, and 16 Years"
Kennedy Center Lectures on Development and Developmental Disabilities: "Grammar Markers and Other Speech and Language Phenotypes: New Twin Heritability Estimates at 4, 6, and 16 Years"

Studies related to the topic: Genetics

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Grants related to the topic: Genetics

  • Gene-Neurotoxicant Interactions in Huntington Disease
    PI: Bowman, Aaron
  • Genetic Analysis of Synapse Formation and Function
    PI: Broadie, Kendal
  • Genetic and Developmental Analyses of Fragile X Mental Retardation Protein
    PI: Broadie, Kendal
  • Molecular Genetics of Synaptic Plasticity
    PI: Miller, David

People related to the topic: Genetics

Kendal Broadie, Ph.D.
Stevenson Professor of Neurobiology; Professor of Biological Sciences; Professor of Pharmacology; Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology

Ellen Wright Clayton, J.D., M.D.
Craig-Weaver Professor of Pediatrics; Professor of Law and Health Policy

Roger Colbran, Ph.D.
Louise B. McGavock Chair and Professor of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics

Michael K. Cooper, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Ronald Emeson, Ph.D.
Joel G. Hardman Professor of Pharmacology; Professor of Molecular Physiology & Biophysics and Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences; Director, IDDRC Neuroscience Core D; Chair, Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee; Director, Office of Animal Welfare Assurance; Interim Director, Vanderbilt Brain Institute

Kevin Ess, M.D., Ph.D.
Gerald M. Fenichel Chair in Neurology; Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Cell & Developmental Biology, and Neurology; Director, Division of Pediatric Neurology

Martin Gallagher, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Neurology

Troy Hackett, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Hearing and Speech Sciences

Stephan Heckers, M.D.
William P. and Henry B. Test Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences and Chair of the Department

Peter Hedera, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Carl H Johnson, Ph.D.
Stevenson Chair and Professor of Biological Sciences; Professor of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics

Jing-Qiong Kang, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Ela Knapik, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine; Associate Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology

Christine Konradi, Ph.D.
Professor of Pharmacology and Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Andrew Link, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology; Assistant Professor of Biochemistry

Robert L. Macdonald, M.D., Ph.D.
Margaret and John Warner Professor of Neurology; Professor of Pharmacology and Molecular Physiology and Biophysics

James May, M.D.
Professor of Medicine; Professor of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics

David M. Miller III, Ph.D.
Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology & Biological Sciences

Jeffrey L. Neul, M.D., Ph.D.
Annette Schaffer Eskind Chair and Director, Vanderbilt Kennedy Center; Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Neurology, Pharmacology, and Special Education

Colleen Niswender, Ph.D.
Research Associate Professor of Pharmacology; Director of Molecular Pharmacology, Vanderbilt Center for Neuroscience Drug Discovery

Cathleen Pettepher, Ph.D.
Professor of Cancer Biology; Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology

John Phillips III, M.D.
David T. Karzon Professor of Pediatrics; Director, Division of Pediatric Genetics; Professor of Biochemistry; Professor of Medicine; Professor of Pathology; Clinical Professor of Nursing

Aurea Pimenta, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor of Pharmacology

Ned A. Porter, Ph.D.
Stevenson Professor of Chemistry, Professor of Biochemistry

Tyler Reimschisel, M.D., MHPE
Vice Chair for Education, Department of Pediatrics; Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology; Director, Division of Developmental Medicine and the Center for Child Development; Director, Vanderbilt Consortium LEND; Associate Director, Pediatric Residency Program

Ashley Shoemaker, M.D.
Clinical Instructor in Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology & Diabetes

Michelle Southard-Smith, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine; Associate Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology

James Sutcliffe, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Molecular Physiology & Biophysics and Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

David Sweatt, Ph.D.
Allan D. Bass Professor and Chair, Department of Pharmacology; Professor of Psychology and Molecular Physiology & Biophysics

Warren D. Taylor, M.D., MHSc.
James G. Blakemore Chair and Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences; Director, Division of Geriatric Psychiatry; Physician-Scientist, VA TVHS Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center (GRECC)

Qi Zhang, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Pharmacology

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